Although soccer’s popularity seems to be on the rise in the U.S., this year’s edition of the World Cup might be somewhat of a downer for American Jews who enjoy watching the sport. The U.S. men’s team failed to qualify for the quadrennial tournament for the first time since 1986, and there a…

The Cleveland Cavaliers couldn’t overcome the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on June 6, losing 110-102, but a few members of the Cleveland Jewish community were still optimistic about the Cavs in the series and the team’s chances of keeping superstar LeBron James, who will…